Kitzhaber to attend Obama's State of the Union

Portland Business Journal:

Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber has landed a coveted invitation from Michelle Obama.

Kitzhaber announced Tuesday morning that, thanks to an invite from the First Lady, he will be in attendance as President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union address tonight beginning at 9 p.m. EST.

“The President understands the value of partnering with states to drive innovation, and it's gratifying for our efforts here in Oregon to be recognized," said Kitzhaber in a statement. "Working together with the…

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